Organized in 1880, the object of the Firemen's Association of the State of Pennsylvania shall be for the general improvement of the fire service throughout the state; to provide protection to disabled fire fighters and to those dependent upon them, through legislation enactment; to open upon the best manner and means for the fighting of fires and public fire safety education; to promote the organization of fire companies and fire departments in communities in need of such protection, and encourage a fraternal friendship among firefighters.
FREE! Firefighters Behavioral Health Conference, May 24-27, 2021
I wouldn't waste your time if this opportunity wasn't worth your time. Seriously: I'm not sure I have seen this many no-nonsense top shelf quality fire service speakers-for free-in one event.
From FDNY's Acting Chief of Department Tom Richardson....
To Phenomenal Folks including Dr. Lori Moore Merrell, Chief John Sullivan, Dr. Sara Jahnke, Chief Frank Leto, Lt Jason Brezler, Dr. Dave Black, FDNY Chief of EMS Lillian Bonsignore,
Chief Ernie Mitchell, US Army Special Forces-Green Beret Captain Joshua Stuart-Shor and many more phenomenal folks.
....check the SPEAKERS out for yourself-link below.
***THIS EVENT IS MAY 24-27, 2021***
The National Fire Service Behavioral Health Symposium will be held virtually from May 24– 27th. This is a Federal fire grant funded initiative and is completely free. If you register and cannot attend the session at the designated time, you will be able to view the recording at a later date.
WHY ATTEND THIS NO COST / TOP SHELF VIRTUAL CONFERENCE?
Behavioral health has become a huge priority issue for the Fire service. Chiefs, Fire Departments, Union leadership, Volunteer leadership, Clinicians, and line Firefighters now gather to help one another.
These leaders and researchers will deliver the latest information regarding behavioral health in the fire service. They will disseminate best practices to enable attendees to transition the known scientific evidence about behavioral health into actionable activity at their own department level.
This year’s Symposium will be delivered virtually May 24 – 27, 2021. You must register for the Symposium but there is no registration fee!
CHIEFS: No cost TRAINING and AWARENESS for your personnel.
OFFICERS: No cost TRAINING and AWARENESS for your company.
FIREFIGHTERS No cost TRAINING and AWARENESS for you, your Brothers and Sisters.
View the agenda for other topics and register ASAP:
I wouldn't waste your time if this opportunity wasn't worth your time. Seriously: I'm not sure I have seen this many no-nonsense top shelf quality fire service speakers-for free-in one event. FOR FREE...
The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality:
Jeffrey Eugene Armes
Nelsonville Division of Fire Nelsonville, OH
On Sunday, May 2, 2021, Senior Firefighter Jeffrey Eugene Armes, while at the scene of a residential fire, collapsed. Emergency personnel immediately performed CPR and advanced life support care. Firefighter Armes was transported to the OhioHealth O’Bleness Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Investigation into the incident is ongoing. Age: 38 Gender: Male Status: Career Years of Service: 20 Date of Incident: May 2, 2021 Date of Death: May 2, 2021